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ROCHESTER CATHEDRAL BOER WAR REGIMENTAL WAR MEMORIAL

Boer War with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © martin Edwards 2007

Within Rochester Cathedral is a memorial to the various Kentish regimnts that served during the Boer (South African) War 1900-1902. The memorial was unveiled in 1903 and resides in the South nave aisle.

Photograph Copyright © David Hughes and Neil Clark 2007

IN GRATEFUL MEMORY
OF THE DEVOTED AND HEROIC SERVICES
OF GALLANT SOLDIERS WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES
IN THEIR COUNTRY'S CAUSE
DURING THE WAR IN SOUTH AFRICA
1899-1902

THE OFFICERS NC OFFICERS AND MEN
OF COUNTY REGIMENTS
THE BUFFS - EAST KENT REGIMENT
THE QUEEN'S OWN - ROYAL WEST KENT REGIMENT
MILITIA
3RD BATTN THE BUFFS - EAST KENT REGIMENT
3RD BATTN THE QUEENS OWN - ROYAL WEST KENT REGIMENT
IMPERIAL YEOMANRY
ROYAL EAST KENT - THE DUKE of CONNAUGHT'S OWN
WEST KENT - THE QUEEN'S OWN
VOLUNTEERS
1ST AND 2ND VOL. BATTNS THE BUFFS - EAST KENT REGIMENT
1ST, 3RD AND 4TH VOL. BATTNS THE QUEEN'S OWN - ROYAL WEST KENT REGIMENT
ROYAL ARMY MEDICAL CORPS - VOLUNTEERS MAIDSTONE COMPANIES

THIS MEMORIAL HAS BEEN ERECTED
BY THE COUNTY OF KENT 1903

Last update 21 May, 2007

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